Category: Timeless Bible Basics


You are entering the Portal of Timeless Bible Basics where you will find ANSWERS TO LIFE’S QUESTIONS. These answers will be sought and found in the realm of biblical wisdom. There are two perspectives from which to search for them:  earthly and heavenly, physical and spiritual, human and divine.  The New Testament Book of James […]


BACK TO SCHOOL Jesus said to his disciples, “You shall be witnesses to Me…to the end of the earth.” (Acts 1:8) Based on that command, people of faith have always sought ways to share their faith in one way or another, or maybe in a variety of ways. Some seem to have a special gift […]


This is my second post on the subject of prayer. The first dealt with our attitude and disposition toward the heavenly Father – honoring His Name,  His Kingdom, and that His’ will be done. The second part of the Lord’s model prayer focuses on man’s needs – his daily food, his need for forgiveness, and […]

One Thing Needful

ONE THING NEEDFUL The good part that Mary had chosen was to sit and listen to the words of Jesus. So many of us are as Martha was, ‘careful and troubled about many things,’ to the neglect of the one thing that is most needful. That is, taking time to commune with our Lord. It […]


Jesus came into the world for the express purpose of saving sinners. “…for the Son of Man has come to seek and to save that which was lost.” (Luke 19:10) That involved unimaginable and indescribable suffering, and ultimately His ignominious death on the cross of Calvary. But intermingled with His suffering, was a life of […]